Professor of Art/Drama/Music

Code: 25-1121.00

Also known as: Art History Professor, Art Instructor, Art Professor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Instructor, Music Instructor, Music Professor, Professor, Theatre Professor

Description: Postsecondary schools give artists a chance to spread their wings. Aspiring artists can hone their craft and discover new ways to direct creative emotion. Art, Drama and Music Professors help students to their art first in their lives so that they can become stronger creators. Depending on the institution, this profession may require at least a Bachelor's degree. Some universities will require a Master's degree or comparative experience. It is not uncommon for these Professors to receive honorary degrees based on creative work in the industry.

Professor of Art/Drama/Music

Typical wages

10% $34,220
25% $50,300
Median $69,690
75% $102,330
90% $153,060

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 9,500